Category Newborn

Music Monday Nutcracker #1 #MFRWauthor


Music Monday #MFRWauthor

Now for something completely different . . . My Alien Contact for Idiots series speculates about what sort of culture North American natives would have built if they weren’t overrun by Europeans. The books focus on the Kwakiutl tribe of Vancouver Island, whom I’m most familiar with. Today, a Kwakiutl song. The Kwakiutl Toogwid Song, […]

Effing Feline sends you allergens #8Sunday

I, Effing Feline, was delighted last week when people complained about me ending my selections from Ed’s sci fi romance, Rescuing Prince Charming, on a cliffhanger. You see, I’m not one of those spineless lap cats who seek only to please. No way! The laps I prefer belong to: People who hate cats. People who […]

Untitled Book Five #mfrwhooks

In recent posts to Book Hooks, I said I had not one but two WIPs underway. I also said that for me, writing two projects is insanely unwise. Well, one of the two  has withered away, and it’s the one I’ve been sharing. So I’m switching to the other WIP, which currently has no title, […]

Nice Words about Newborn

Just a quick post today to share a great magazine review of my science fiction romance, Newborn, that I received today.  Here are some highlights: This tense science fiction thriller is a delightful surprise from beginning to end. The characters are beautifully layered and complex, and the love story is romantic in the best sense […]

Fire and ice #mfrwauthor

Once again, here’s the Marketing for Romance Writers blog hop. For  week 38, the writing prompt is: The Best Parts of Each Season As an adult, I’ve lived in two very different climates. I decided to compare the southern Arizona desert with British Columbia’s cold Canadian Rockies. That’s two sets of seasons for price of one. […]

Show up naked and bring food #mfrwauthor

Once again, here’s the Marketing for Romance Writers blog hop. For  week 37, the writing prompt is: Five Ways to Win my Heart 1. They say that the way to a man’s heart is through his stomach. I’m a man. So . . . bake for me. If you don’t know what to bake, I have […]

SFR Brigade Showcase — terrifying music

I’m escaping the Arizona heat this week in wonderfully cool Toronto, visiting a couple of my sons and a BIG dog — but I wouldn’t miss the Science Fiction Romance Brigade’s showcase. for anything. Once a month, the brigade’s authors highlight snippets from new works, WIPs, cover reveals or other fun things. Today I’m highlighting a […]

Newborn by Edward Hoornaert – Review

Originally posted on Whiskey With My Book:
Review by KJ Van Houten Review of Newborn And now for something completely different! For some reason, the word ‘romp’ comes to mind after I read Newborn. The dictionary defines romp as “a spell of rough, energetic play” and yeah, that sort of fits! If you’ve read any…

As sure as strawberry poutine #MWTease

Welcome to the Midweek Tease blog hop, courtesy of Angelica Dawson.  Writers post teasers about their newest release, or their work-in-progress, or their backlist. I’m posting another tease from my near-future romance, Newborn. Jo Beaverpaw has been programmed to assassinate her alien world’s most wanted fugitive. After an accidental fall, she wakes up in hospital, […]